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Posts by Chris Wells

  1. Third Factor Reads: Mellow Out by Michael M. Piechowski

    Executive Editor Chris Wells describes how Michael Piechowski’s Mellow Out opened doors for her to understand herself as a gifted person, and showed her the way forward in studying overexcitability as an academic.

  2. Overexcitability: Where It Came From, Where It’s Going

    To navigate the controversy that has erupted around overexcitability—is it related to giftedness? Is it misused as excuse, or a reason not to seek needed help?—it’s useful to step back and see what it means in the context of the theory that gave it its name.